Skip to content

Newsletter 11/9/11

Congregation Beth Shalom

Weekly News and Updates, November 9, 2011


Please come join our Minyan

Sol and Carol Fineblum and family will be visiting Fairfield this weekend. They are coming to observe the first yahrzeit of their daughter Suzie Scharf. They will be hosting a Kiddush after Friday night services to which everyone is warmly invited. David Matt will be conducting services.

Jane Pitt and Isabelle Matzkin will be bringing their Chant and Recitation class from M.U.M. (about 12 or so students) to observe.  Please make an effort to attend.

The Fineblums would also like to assemble a minyan this Saturday morning at 10:30 at the synagogue. Please e-mail Marc Berkowitz at if you plan to attend. Thank you.


Shabbat Services 8:00 p.m., Friday Evening, November 11 (14 Cheshvan)

Saturday morning service begins at 10:30 a.m., November 12

Shabbat Candle Lighting Times for Fairfield

Shabbat (candle lighting) begins at 4:35 p.m. on Friday, November 11. Shabbat ends (Havdalah begins) Saturday, 5:35 p.m. in Fairfield.


Oneness with G-d

G-d is All.
The Creation
is the Creator.
Every individual impulse of G-d —
You, me, a rose petal —
can achieve perfection
on the level of awareness.

— Rabbi Eli Mallon (submitted by Stephen Sufian)